Archive "Science"

New Email Scam Tries to Steal iPhone Users’ Login Details, Photos

New Email Scam Tries to Steal iPhone Users’ Login Details, Photos

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Scammers are trying a new way of deceiving people in a bid to steal Apple login information. The phishing email appears to be from Spotify and says the user has purchased a year's Premium subscription for $150.99 (£115), according to a Daily Mail report.A hyperlink in the email is labelled as 'review your subscription' and takes the user...

Earth’s Core Confirmed to Be Solid After 80 Years of Study

Earth’s Core Confirmed to Be Solid After 80 Years of Study

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – The theory that Earth has a solid core has finally been confirmed by scientists after uncertainty lingered over the topic for more than 80 years. It has long been believed that Earth has a solid iron core but no proof has ever been found and it has been heralded as the 'holy grail' of global seismology.The issue has finally been put to bed by re-purposing a...

Healthy Diets Have Better Impact on Colorectal Cancer

Healthy Diets Have Better Impact on Colorectal Cancer

TEHRAN (Press Shia) - People who improved to healthier diets after being diagnosed with Colorectal cancer as well as patients who followed one, had a lower risk of death from colorectal cancer and all causes, according to a new study. There are more than 1.4 million colorectal cancer (CRC) survivors in the United States. Previous studies have suggested a strong influence of diet quality in...

Windows 10 October Update May Lead to Data Loss Again

Windows 10 October Update May Lead to Data Loss Again

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – The Windows 10 File Explorer appears to have another issue in the October 2018 update which can lead to deleting the files of users. It seems with the October 2018 Update for Windows 10 Microsoft just can’t catch a break. After the File Deletion issue which silently deleted the files of users who had moved their Known Folders to another location without...

New Genetic Barcoding Technology Helps Scientists Identify Critical Cancer Immunity Genes

New Genetic Barcoding Technology Helps Scientists Identify Critical Cancer Immunity Genes

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) - Scientists at Mount Sinai were able to simultaneously analyze the functions of hundreds of genes with resolution reaching the single cell level after developing a new technology. The technology relies on a barcoding approach using a novel protein described in a paper published in the journal Cell.Since the sequencing of the first human genome in the early 2000s...

Scientists Develop New Quantum Circuit

Scientists Develop New Quantum Circuit

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Scientists demonstrated for the first time that quantum computers do indeed offer advantages over conventional computers. They developed a quantum circuit that can solve a problem that is unsolvable using any equivalent classical circuit.Why should quantum computers be faster?Conventional computers obey the laws of classical physics. They rely on the binary numbers 0 and...

Ayatollah Khamenei Urges Iran’s Scientific Growth

Ayatollah Khamenei Urges Iran’s Scientific Growth

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei called on Iranian elites to push for the country’s scientific progress, saying advancements in science will help the Islamic Republic counter hostile threats. In an address to a gathering of young Iranian elites and scientific talents in Tehran on Wednesday, Ayatollah Khamenei highlighted the need for...

Scientists Warn Extinction Now Outpaces Evolution

Scientists Warn Extinction Now Outpaces Evolution

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) - A new study warns that humans are now driving mammals to extinction at rates much faster than Earth’s species may be able to recover from. Even in the best-case scenario, worrying new estimates suggest it will take upwards of 5 million years for mammal species to bounce back to current biodiversity levels following the extinctions expected to occur over the next...

Massive Planets in Young System Raise Questions about Formation of Planets

Massive Planets in Young System Raise Questions about Formation of Planets

TEHRAN (Press Shia) - In an unprecedented discovery, researchers have identified a young star with four Jupiter and Saturn-sized planets in orbit around it. The system has also set a new record for the most extreme range of orbits yet observed: the outermost planet is more than a thousand times further from the star than the innermost one, which raises interesting questions about how such a...

Biomaterial Artificial Protein Helps Heal Tissue

Biomaterial Artificial Protein Helps Heal Tissue

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) - Biomedical engineers have demonstrated that injecting an artificial protein made from a solution of partially ordered protein varieties makes a secure, porous scaffold that may quickly combine into tissue and promote the formation of blood vessels. Biomedical engineers from Duke University and Washington University in St. Louis have demonstrated that, by injecting an...